This is an extraordinary story. But I hope it doesn’t happen to me someday!
The 148 diaries below were found in a dumpster. Many years later, a biographer named Alexander Masters tries to decipher the writer’s identity from their contents… to say any more would be a spoiler. It’s a must read!
Read more at: Diary of a somebody: could I solve the mystery of 148 lost notebooks? | Books | The Guardian
The full story will be available in book form in the US later this year: A Life Discarded: 148 Diaries Found in the Trash